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for jews. that's right. iranian president mahmoud ahmadinejad will speak to the general assembly on wednesday, the yom kippur holiday. now there's pressure to to ask the u.n. to stop the president. tell me, first of all, what are the odds that this resolution will go any place or has any possibility of success. >> well, first of all, thanks for having me from philadelphia, greta. what we wanted to accomplish with the resolution is make it very clear the senate of the united states congress, which is bipartisan, which is very strong, that president ahmadinejad by filing this resolution, make it clear that he's threatened the safety and security of the united states, and her citizens, he's threatened the safety and security of the state of israel, and you've outlined some of his outrageous and hurtful statements that he's made over the course of the last several years. this is a man should be precluded from speaking before the united nations at anytime, under any circumstances, let alone on the highest of jewish holy days, yom kippur, which begins tomorrow. congress is not in sessi
need an independent outlook. >> greta: brit, thank you. >> you're welcome. >> greta: mahmoud ahmadinejad took the stage at the u.n. general assembly prompting the annual walkout, but many protesters outside say this year's speech is different. it's the ultimate insult. the man who wants to wipe israel off the map speaking on yom kippur, an important jewish holiday. >> iranian president mahmoud ahmadinejad delivering his hate-filled rhetoric, and thousands of protesters turned out. >> we're here to support the opposition in iran, an to suppot against the dictator in iran. >> we are here to support our iranian brothers for their freedom since we have the same struggle, the same war, against this regime. >> the united nations is now anti-israel that the general assembly routinely does things that are disruptive. >> he's a murderer. he does not represent the iranian people. >> i was a student in the university of tehran. i know ahmadinejad is one of the persons that was torturing political prisoners. >> but the obama administration is not for regime change in iran. it shows a lev
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